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p 93 A - Number of Insane Persons in Asylums etc With names of Superintendents & Medical Officers

County etc Where situate Supdt or M/O

Beds Herts, Hunts; Arlesey Baldock Denne W (surgeon)

Bucks Stone, Aylesbury; Humphrey John (surgeon)

Cambridge & Ely Fulbourn; Bacon G M Dr

Carm-Card-Pemb+ Carmarthen; Hearder G J Dr

Chester Chester; Davidson J H Dr

Cornwall Bodmin; Adams Rchard Dr

Cumbld/Wmld Nr Carlisle; Clouston T S Dr

Denbigh ++ Denbigh; Jones G T (surgeon)

Derby Mickleover nr Derby; Hitchman John Dr

Devon Exminster; Saunders G J S Dr

Dorset Nr Dorchester; Symes J G (surgeon)

Durham Sedgefield; Smith R Dr

Essex Brentwood; Campbell Donald Dr

Glamorgan Bridgend; Yellowlees D Dr

Gloucester Gloucester; Toller E (surgeon)

Hants Knowle nr Fareham; Manley J Dr

Kent Barming Heath Kirkman W P Dr

Lancaster Lancaster Moor; Broadbent J (surgeon)

Lancaster Rainhill nr Prescot; Rogers T L Dr

Lancaster Prestwich; Holland Joseph (surgeon)

Leicester/Rutland Leicester; Buck J (surgeon)

Lincoln Bracebridge nr Lincoln; Palmer E Dr

Middlesex Colney Hatch; Sheppard E Dr

Middlesex Colney Hatch; Marshall W G (surgeon)

Middlesex Hanwell; Begley W C Dr

Middlesex Hanwell; Lindsay J M Dr

Monmouth + Abergavenny; McCullough D M Dr

Norfolk Thorpe nr Norwich; Hills W C Dr

Northumberland Cottingwood nr Morpeth; Wilson R (surgeon)

Notts Nottingham; Stiff W P Dr

Oxford/Berks Littlemore nr Oxford; Sankey R H H (surgeon)

Salop & Montgomery Bicton nr Shrewsbury; Ley H R (surgeon)

Somerset Wells; Boyd R Dr

Stafford Stafford; Bower M N Dr

Stafford Burntwood nr Lichfield; Davis R A Dr

Suffolk Melton nr Woodbridge; Kirkman J Dr

Surrey Nr Tooting; Biggs J S Dr

Surrey Brookwood nr Woking; Brushfield T N Dr

Sussex Haywards Heath; Robertson C L Dr

Warwick Hatton nr Warwick; Parsey W H Dr

Wilts Nr Devizes; Thurnam J Dr

Worcester Powick nr Worcester; Sherlock J Dr

York N Riding Clifton nr York; Christie T B Dr


Registered Hospitals

Devon St Thomas nr Exeter; Lyle T (surgeon)

Gloucester Barnwood House; Wood A J Dr

Lancaster Liverpool Lunatic Hosp; Manley E (surgeon)

Lancaster Manchester Royal Lun; Mould G W (surgeon)

Lincoln Lincoln Lunatic Hosp; Walsh F D (surgeon)

Middlesex St Luke's Old Street; Ellis James Dr

Norfolk Bethel Hospital Norwich; Gibson C M (surgeon)

Northampton Northampton Gen Lunatic; Bayley J (surgeon)

Notts Nottingham Lunatic Hosp; Tate W B Dr

Oxford Warneford Lunatic Asyl; Allen Thomas (surgeon)

Stafford Coton Hill, Stafford; Hewson J D Dr

Surrey Bethlehem St Geo Rd; Williams W R Dr

Surrey Earles Wood nr Reigate; Grabham G W Dr

York York Lunatic Hospital; Needham F Dr

York The Retreat York; Kitching J Dr

Naval Royal N Hosp Yarmouth; Macleod W Dr

Military Fort Pitt Chatham; Blatherwick T Dr

Criminal State Asylum Broadmoor; Meyer J Dr


Metropolitan Licensed Houses

Area Address To Whom Licensed

Acton Derwentwater House; Benfield Miss

Acton East The Friars; Nesbitt Mrs

Bethnal Green Bethnal House; Millar John Dr

Bow Grove Hall; Byas E H (surgeon) & Stocker Dr

Brixton Effra Hall; Elliott C A & Diamond W H Dr

Brompton Clarence Villa; Forder T (surgeon)

Brompton Earl's Court House; Burney Miss & Hill R G Dr

Brook Green Montague House; Roy Mrs

Camberwell Camberwell House; Paul J H Dr

Chelsea Blacklands House Sutherland; A C & Hall E (surgeon)

Chelsea Elm Ho 149 Church St; Bonney F A B (surgeon)

Chiswick Manor House; Tuke Dr

Clapham The Retreat; Bush John (surgeon)

Clapton, Upper Brooke House; Monro H Dr & Gardiner G G Dr

Fulham Munster House; Elliott C A

Fulham Normand House; Talfourd Miss

Fulham Otto House N End; Sutherland A C & Dixon E Miss

Hackney London House; Ayre Mrs

Hackney Pembroke House; Williams Dr & Harrison Dr

Hammersmith Upper Mall House; Cotes Mrs

Hammersmith Sussex/Brandenburgh Ho; Winslow Dr & Winn Dr

Hanwell Lawn House; Maudsley H Dr

Hanwell Kent Lodge; Waite F

Hanwell Vine Cottage; Norwood Gn Horsbrugh Dr & Mrs

Hayes Hayes Park; Benbow Mr & Mrs

Hayes Wood End Grove; Stilwell H Dr & Fenton Mrs

Hendon Hendon House; Dence Miss

Hillingdon Moorcroft House; Stilwell H Dr & Stilwell J (surgeon) + Mrs

Hoxton Hoxton House; Hunt W J Dr

Isleworth Wyke House; Willett E Dr

Kensington Kensington House; Wood Dr

Kilburn 51 Priory Road; Moseley G (surgeon)

Leyton Great House; Woods Mrs

Peckham Peckham House; Armstrong Dr

Southall Southall Park; Steward Dr & Vickers Mrs

Southall The Shrubbery; Steward Dr & Mrs

Southall South Lodge; Harvey E Mr

Stoke Newington Grove House; Atkins Dr

Stoke Newington Northumberland House; Sabben Dr & Mrs

Sunbury Halliford House; Seaton Dr

Twickenham Twickenham House; Diamond H W Dr & Mrs


Provincial Licensed Houses

Beds Springfield House; Bedford Harris H (surgeon)

Bucks Winslow Hall, Winslow; Boisragon T Dr

Derby Wye House, Buxton; Dickson T & F K Dr's

Devon Plympton House, Plympton; Langworthy S (surgeon)

Durham Dinsdale Park nr Darlington; Mackintosh D Dr

Durham Dunston Lodge nr Gateshead; Garbutt C D & W

Essex Essex Hall nr Colchester; Millard W

Essex Essex Hall Cottage; Millard W & Betts Mrs

Essex Witham; Tomkin T M (surgeon)

Glamorgan Vernon House, Briton Ferry; Pegge Charles (surgeon)

Gloucester Northwoods nr Bristol; Davey J G Dr

Gloucester Fairford House, Fairford; Iles Daniel

Gloucester The Croft House, Fairford; Iles Mrs

Gloucester Sandywell Park Dowdeswell; Sankey W H O Dr

Gloucester Moorend House Charlton Kings; Holme T Mr

Hants Westbrook House, Alton; Burnett E Mrs

Herts Harpenden Hall, St Albans; Rumball A G

Herts Hadham Palace, Much Hadham; Smith F M Dr

Kent North Grove House, Hawkhurst; Harmer W & Harmer W M Dr

Kent Tattlebury House, Goudhurst; Newinngton S W (surgeon)

Kent West Malling Place, Maidstone; Lowry T H Dr

Lancaster Marsden Hall, Burnley; Bennett E A (surgeon)

Lancaster Clifton Hall nr Manchester; Lomas Mrs & Lomas D H

lancaster Haydock Lodge, Ashton; Lister E Dr

Lancaster Tue Brook Villas nr Liverpool; Owen H (surgeon)

Norfolk Heigham Hall nr Norwich; Nichols W P & Watson J F (surgeons)

Norfolk The Grove, Catton nr Norwich; Rackham T J C

Northampton Abington Abbey Retreat; Prichard Thomas Dr

Shropshire Stretton Ho, Church Stretton; Hyslop W

Shropshire Grove House, All Stretton; Bakewell Mrs

Somerset Brislington Ho nr Bristol; Fox F K & C H Dr's

Somerset Longwood House nr Bristol; Rogers G Dr

Somerset Bailbrook House Bath; Easton Terry J (surgeon)

Somerset Upper House Combe Down, Bath; Long B Miss

Somerset Amberd House nr Taunton; Woodforde F H Dr

Somerset Downside Lodge, Midsomer Norton; Short M Miss

Stafford Moat House, Tamworth; Woody J F (surgeon)

Stafford Barr House Gt Barr, Birmingham; Moore Mrs

Suffolk Aspall Hall nr Debenham; Chevallier Mrs

Suffolk The Grove, Ipswich; Chevallier B Dr

Suffolk Belle Vue House, Ipswich; Shaw Mrs

Surrey Lea Pale House nr Guildford; Sells T J & Wilson W S (surgeons)

Surrey Church Street Epsom; Stilwell G (surgeon)

Sussex Ticehurst Asylum Newington; Samuel Dr

Sussex Church Hill House, Brighton; Foreman Mrs

Warwick Driffold Ho Sutton Coldfield; Bodington G Dr

Warwick Burman Ho Henley in Arden; Fayrer G Dr

Warwick Arden Ho Henley in Arden; Dartnell G R (surgeon)

Warwick Hurst Ho Henley in Arden; Fayrer G & Phillips Mrs

Warwick Dorridge Grove, Knowle Common; Darke A Miss

Wilts Laverstock House, nr Salisbury; Haynes S L Dr & Haynes Josh

Wilts Fisherton House, nr Salisbury; Finch W C (surgeon) & Lush J A Dr

Wilts Fiddington Ho Market Lavington; Hitchcock C Dr

Wilts Kingsdown House, Box Nash Jos Dr

Worcester Droitwich Asylum; Bennett F I (surgeon)

York E R Marfleet La Retreat; Sculcoates Campbell Mrs

York E R Dunnington House nr York; Hornby R H

York N R Terrace House, Osbaldwick Tose Mrs

York W R Mount Stead, nr Leeds; Smith S (surgeon) & Smith G Dr

p 93 A - Number of Insane Persons in Asylums etc
With names of Superintendents & Medical Officers

Wilts Fisherton House, nr Salisbury Finch W C (surgeon) 
& Lush J A Dr

The above statistics can be further expanded into the numbers 
of Private and Pauper Lunatics and various other items as per
the example for Fisherton House nr Salisbury.

Number of Patients 1st January 1867
Private 189 male 70 female Total 259
Pauper 82 male 86 female Total 168
Total Lunatics 427

Admissions in the year 
124 male and 132 female Total 256
Discharged in the year 
41 male 66 female Total 107 of which shown as recovered were
21 male 39 female Total 60

Deaths during the year 
male 24 female 13 Total 37 Suicides nil

Number of Patients at 1st January 1868
Private 181 male 42 female Total 223
Pauper 149 male 167 female Total 316
Total Lunatics 539

Number deemed curable 
48 male 42 female Total 90

Found Lunatic by Inquisition
6 male 4 female Total 10

Criminals 135 male

Chargeable to Counties or Boroughs
50 male 14 female Total 64

Number for which licensed
350 male 203 female Total 553

Submitted by Alan Longbottom
From PP 1867/68 Vol XXXI pp 1-301
Twenty Second Report of the Commissioners in Lunacy to the Lord Chancellor

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